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Title Anne Tyler as novelist / edited by Dale Salwak.
Imprint Iowa City, IA : University of Iowa Press, [1994]

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Subject Tyler, Anne -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Alt Name Salwak, Dale.
NetLibrary, Inc.
Description x, 226 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-221) and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
ISBN 1587292092 (electronic bk.) : $29.95
0877454795 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0877454876 (paper)
OCLC # 44965493
Additional Format Original (DLC) 94017014 (OCoLC)30398905.
Table of Contents
1Early Years and Influences / Elizabeth Evans1
2The Early Novels: A Reconsideration / Stella Nesanovich15
3Tyler and Feminism / Alice Hall Petry33
4Manacles of Fear: Emotional Affliction in Tyler's Works / Frances H. Bachelder43
5Breakdowns and Breakthroughs: The Hysterical Use of Language / Rose Quiello50
6Crepe Soles, Boots, and Fringed Shawls: Female Dress as Signals of Femininity / Ruth O. Saxton65
7Functions of (Picturing) Memory / Karen L. Levenback77
8Marcel Proust, Involuntary Memory, and Tyler's Novels / Joseph Voelker86
9Forgetting and Remembering: In Praise of Tyler's Older Women / Kathleen Woodward99
10Family Ways / John Updike115
11Loosened Roots / John Updike120
12Beauty and the Transformed Beast: Fairy Tales and Myths in Morgan's Passing / Aileen Chris Shafer125
13Everybody Speaks / Donna Gerstenberger138
14Exploration of a Not-So-Accidental Novel / Lin T. Humphrey147
15The Accidental Tourist and The Odyssey / Sarah English155
16Breathing Lessons: A Domestic Success Story / Linda Wagner-Martin162
17Tyler's Literary Reputation / Charlotte Templin175
 Notes on the Contributors197
 Notes to the Text201
 Selected Bibliography219